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Hi From The Kitchen!

Date: January 21, 2016 Author: Admin Categories: Blog, General, News

Hi from the Kitchen! One of the aims from the Kitchen @ WCC is to prepare and serve healthy and wholesome homemade food while creating a positive eating environment where all our food can be savoured and enjoyed. There has been a lot of talk lately about hidden sugar in foods. Our Kitchen has ‘a…

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Teddy Bears Picnic

Date: July 30, 2014 Author: Admin Categories: Blog

To celebrate 20 years of excellence in childcare and education, Waterford Childcare Centre hosted a Teddy bears Picnic. As a community childcare centre we wanted to include the community who have supported us since 1994 so all families past and present were invited through our facebook events page to join Goldilocks and the Three Bears…

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20 things to make us Move in May!

Date: May 13, 2014 Author: Admin Categories: Blog

1. Mission Impossible: Make beams with wool and hum the tune! 2. Follow the footprints… make your own shake! Shake! Shake! 3. Play elephants on a tight rope. 4. Play cones and stones. 5. Follow the leader. 6. Jump in the sunshine game or… muddy puddles—whatever takes your fancy! 7. Throw at the target. 8….

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Fundamental Movement Workshop at WCC

Date: March 26, 2014 Author: Admin Categories: Blog

Fundamental Movement (FM) is one of the many “extras” that we offer at Waterford Childcare Centre. Our FM tutor, Jenny Coady, recently facilitated a workshop for us in a “train the trainers” capacity and it was a huge success. Fundamental movement skills are the foundation of all our future exercise patterns and trends. The ability…

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20 Marvelous things to do in March

Date: March 5, 2014 Author: Admin Categories: Blog

1. Cook a lovely Welsh Stew to celebrate St. David’s Day, March 1st. 2. Bí ag caint as Gaeilge: Seachtain na Gaeilge 1-17 Márta. 3. Eat some pancakes on Pancake Tuesday. Our Lithuanian friends will celebrate “Už Gav?n?s”. 4. Have a World Book Day read-a-thon. World Book Day is on March 6th. 5. Wear your…

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20 fun ‘green’ ideas for Mid-Term break

Date: February 12, 2014 Author: Admin Categories: Blog

This February mid-term break we are planning a Green Schools themed fun packed week of activities and everyone throughout centre is invited to take part.  Remember all of our family friendly activities can be carried out at home too! Spring Clean Plant some colourful spring flowers in recycled wellies Design some Energy awareness posters Design…

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